Healthy pets are happy pets. Find news, videos and advice about your four-legged family member.
Keep water handy, know the warning signs, and consider taking the fun indoors.
Turn off the TV (even Animal Planet) and play fetch, hit the agility course or even hop on a skateboard to keep the pounds off canine and human family members.
Freekibble.com is transporting 40,000 pounds of free food from Tennessee to Utah.
For every 5,000 Facebook likes, a service dog will be donated to a war veteran in need.
Video: Mason was blown away during the storms, but he finally made his way home on two broken legs.
Caution, patience and preparation go a long way in helping a lost pup find its way home.
We highlight some of the bravest dogs in history, from a black poodle who fought in the Napoleonic Wars to the Belgian Malinois involved in the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound.
Video: Tornado survivor Ken Ayton says he credits his dogs with helping him to survive the deadly tornado that claimed at least 89 lives in Joplin, Mo.
Some positive, non-probing experiences at the vet can go a long way in soothing an anxious dog or cat.
Video: In struggling Detroit, where 4 out of 5 stray dogs are euthanized, a local rapper makes it his mission to find homes for dozens of man's best friends.
Take it slowly and watch for warning signs when handling an unpredictable kitty.
Resist the urge to shave that long-haired pooch, and skip the pricey products.
Video: As the more than 25 million people who have tuned in to watch a live stream of Kiko the Shiba Inu's new puppy litter have learned, resistance is futile.
Here's what to do when your beloved pooch has a taste for the unthinkable.
Video: A 1-year-old starved pitbull named Patrick is recovering at Garden State Veterinary Specialists in Tinton Falls, N.J., after being found in a trash chute.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.